Nights for Friday 17 April 2020
7:07 Sonic Tonic
What’s the KEY to HARMONY in your bubble?
Tonight - new podcast series The Citizen's Handbook begins! For people who want to know about New Zealand but hate to read! It's civics education turned into a game.
8:30 Friday Night Live
In support of their 2004 platinum selling album, the original line-up of Wellington based band Trinity Roots performed a live set in RNZ’s Helen Young Studio.
9:07 Country Life
The Old Dairy Factory in Norsewood is now a community music hub with once-a-month concerts put on by its new occupant, award-winning musical director David Selfe.
10:17 After 10
- 10:25 Does plain packaging on cigarettes actually work?
Has the plain packaging on cigarette packs introduced back in 2018 actually made a difference? A team at Otago University have been looking into that – we’re joined by one of the team, Professor Richard Edwards.
- 10:40 Lockdown at Auckland Zoo
What does lockdown look like in a zoo? Do the animals miss their visitors? Auckland Zoo’s Richard Gibson has the answers.
- 10:50 A little Classical Music
We hear another wonderful piece of classical music to soothe our soul picked by pianist and Nights regular, Rachel Church.
11:07 The Mixtape
This week, Toby Morris, illustrator and political cartoonist best known for Pencilsword and Toby and Toby shares his favourite songs and tips for drawing good. He speaks with Yadana Saw.